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|Born|| Adolphus Raymondus Vernon Agopsowicz|
February 24, 1932
|Died|| February 1, 2005 (aged 72)|
Los Angeles, California
|Characters played|| Namor|
John Kieth Vernon (born Adolphus Raymondus Vernon Agopsowicz; February 24, 1932; died February 1, 2005) was a Canadian actor who played Namor, Iron Man, and Glenn Talbot on The Marvel Super Heroes; Doctor Doom on the Fantastic Four episode "The Mask of Doom, Part One"; Doctor Strange on Spider-Man; and Thaddeus Ross on The Incredible Hulk.
Other notable roles include Big Brother in 1984, Hawaii Five-O, the mayor in Dirty Harry, Mannix, Mission: Impossible, Gunsmoke, S.W.A.T., Dean Vernon Wormer in Animal House and Delta House, The Walt Disney Company's Herbie Goes Bananas, CHiPs, Airplane II: The Sequel with Robert Hays, The A-Team, MacGyver, Murder, She Wrote, Knight Rider, Ernest Goes to Camp, Killer Klowns from Outer Space, Tales from the Crypt, Doogie Howser, M.D. with Neil Patrick Harris, Matrix, Rupert Thorne on Batman: The Animated Series, Pinky and the Brain, Walker, Texas Ranger, and The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy.
He died on February 1st, 2005 after complications from heart surgery at the age of seventy-two.